Walter Scott

Walter Scott bio

Birth Name: Walter Scott

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: Scotland

Date Of Birth: August 15, 1771

Date Of Death: September 21, 1832

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Scottish

Walter Scott was born on the 15th of August, 1771. He was best known for being a Poet. Scottish romantic author and poet whose popular literary works include Ivanhoe, Rob Roy, and The Lady of the Lake. He was also active in the Scottish Tory party and served as President of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.

Walter Scott was born in Scotland. He began attending the University of Edinburgh at the age of twelve. After studying law in the early 1790s, he published one of his first works of poetry, The Lay of the Last Minstrel, in 1805. He suffered from a limp as the result of a childhood polio infection.

Walter Scott was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Walter Scott was born in 1770s.

Walter Scott is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Walter Scott’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Walter Scott’s parents.

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Walter Scott was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

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REAL NAME: Walter Scott
NICKNAME: Walter Scott
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Walter Scott was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Walter Scott was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: Walter Scott had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Walter Scott’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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